Jack Murray (film editor)

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Jack Murray (May 31, 1900 – February 7, 1961) was an American film editor with about 55 feature film credits between 1929 and 1961. Fifteen of these films were with the director John Ford. Their credited collaborations commenced with The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936), which was produced when both men were working at the 20th Century Fox studio. It encompassed such well-known films as The Quiet Man (1952) and The Searchers (1956), and ended only with Murray's death in 1961.[1][2][3][4]

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Jack Murray
John Wyncoupe Murray, Jr.

(1900-05-31)May 31, 1900
Macon, Georgia, U.S.
DiedFebruary 7, 1961(1961-02-07) (aged 60)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationFilm editor
Bill Gold's theatrical poster for The Searchers (1956), which was directed by John Ford and edited by Jack Murray.

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